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the rangers got ripped by the giants. >> juan uribe shoots one out. >> fans went wild as they watched the boys from the bay take down texas. from analysis of the game to all the wild excitement, we have team coverage of game one of the world series. gary is here, boy the giants were hot tonight. >> and texas can score, this was a wild game. hall of famers throwing out the
first pitch. it was 2-2 in the 5th. cliff lee and tim lincecum got beat up. sanchez break as 2-2 tie. sanchez 4-5. three doubles. same inning, here goes juan uribe, knockout blow, three run blast. giants score 6 runs in this inning, 8-2 san francisco. barry bonds, never won al, looks like he is happy tonight. 11-7 giants. >> we know he throws a lot of strikes, gets ahead early, if you take a couple pitches -- try to attack early. after that i try to put the ball in play.
>> had some great at bats. juan uribe's home run, we are not a team that tries to slug it with the other teams, but today they threw out great at bats. >> only thing that could slow the giants down, tomorrow night if it rains. i would imagine jacqueline will let us know. >> we will look for you later on in sports. giants and rangers fan traveled all over to be here for the world series in san francisco. some have even come from other countries. reggie kumar is live tonight to tell us how far the fans traveled just to get here. >> reporter: many fans from out of state, some from virginia, one from washington. another girl from texas.
one fan that stuck out, traveled all the way from canada. traveled here without a world series ticket. he tried to potches one from the scalper. when he took it to the gate, that ticket was counterfeit and he was out $500. the prices are too expensive to go into the park to watch the world series games. money of them stand out side and like to hear the fans get crazy. let's listen to some of the fans. >> lots of events. been able to get scalping tickets anywhere. >> i looked online, yeah, we knew it was 500 for standing. too expensive. >> in 1962 i went to the world series in candle stick with my
dad against the yankees, we lost the last game. i am hoping this year they will get it done. >> reporter: at&t park has been cleared out. there are still some by the water. here is where jonathan bloom some to some of the fans. 237 you couldn't get a ticket you weren't alone. lot of the people chose to watch here from the cove. the section for people who didn't have any tickets. on water or land, fans say if this is the closest they could get, so be it. >> reporter: at at&t park it's post season inside and out. none of the folks here have tickets. but a lot have beards. >> good? >> reporter: and all of them
have spirit. >> let's go giants. >> reporter: some are even high on it. you can watch the game from the land, the dihards prefer the water. >> this is where it's at. homemade jerseys here. are you allowed to put your boats in here? >> no. >> a -- you can't see the field from here but a radio solves that problem. or watch the game on your ipad. >> at&t is working at the moment. >> reporter: any way you cut it, fans say this is way better than watching at home. >> this is where the real fans are. >> can't afford to be in there, we will watch it out here anyway. >> reporter: this was such a great experience they will be back for game two, rain or shine. in san francisco, jonathan
bloom, kron 4 news. you can see this is the world series win here. as we said, rain or shine, what are we going to get? rain or shine tomorrow? >> we are going to get a few showers. heavy rain will miss us to the north. >> that's good. >> let's look at storm tracker. some showers making it into the north bay. showers moved through earlier this afternoon. let's look over the past couple of hours. you can see the yellow to the far right. we have another round of lighter showers. this is nothing compared to tomorrow. north bay going to get hammered with rain. the rain is going to be that
golden gate. chance of showers to the south, light rain. for game two of the world series, 4:57 tomorrow. cool conditions. cloudy conditions. chance of showers through the game. nothing that will cancel the game. stay with us. we will be right back after this. i just love 'em; we have a great relationship.
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the world series is a big boost for local business. as kron 4's christine k, orange and black mean as lot of green. >> reporter: excited fans are not afraid to spend money. from sales at the dugout stores to busy taxi cabs. san francisco is cashing in on the world series. take this doughnut shop, workers say business has been insane. >> ridiculous. i have been working nonstop, you know. i barely get any rest. exciting. >> reporter: most restaurants and bars said they have seen double the normal sales. even public transit is getting a boost. ridership is way up.
for the playoffs they had 41,000 extra riders. in hotels, they are sold out. they sold 150 more nights than usual. exposure, 800 media from around the world taking shots like this. >> it's probably priceless. tonight, tomorrow night the entire baseball world, the country, internationally asian, will be watching the we are and san francisco. -- watching the world series and san francisco. >> reporter: you can expect it will only get better if there are more games in san francisco. christine connelly, kron 4 news. we have been monitoring rain. rain this evening. a steady stream of moisture through northern california right now. all part of this storm to the north. you can see it spinning off
shore. extending to the south, tapping into tropical moisture. plenty available here and we will see it tomorrow morning. the storm will sit stationary. heavy rain into the north bay but it's not going to move that much. continues to stream into the north bay in 10:00 hour. we will watch this. we do expect a southerly push later on. 5:00, near the golden gate and into game time. 8:00, showers over san francisco. now, we are continuing to see the heavier bans of rain in the north bay. this ban would be right over the ballpark. right now, looks like light showers, good news. bring the umbrella, but doesn't
look like the game will be rained out. into the 8:00 hour friday and by the afternoon the rain swings through the rest of the bay area. north bay bearing the brunt of the storm. 4 inches expected, depending on where you are. places like mill valley, san rufell will not see that much. less down in the south bay. they will stay dry all day tomorrow and most of friday. santa cruz, rain. look at the 7 day around the bay forecast, rain continues tomorrow and showers friday into saturday. most of the bay area will be excluded from this. good news for your halloween forecast, things dry out by morning. stay with us, we will be right back after this. [ mom ] my son ryan didn't know his voulez-vous
all right. the giants jumped on the game's best. they are up 1-love on the rangers. tim lincecum, couple of cy youngs, world series win tonight. 5, 8 hits, 4 runs. fell behind early. the rangers beat him around a little bit. cliff lee, does he get tootued here by sanchez. three doubles. the giants beat the game's best tonight. he was 7-0 coming into the playoffs. look at juan uribe, giants 6 runs to take a 8-2 lead and barry bonds showed up tonight. 4, 8 hits, 7 runs, this his
first ever post season lost. 7-0 coming in. beard time. why not? wilson gave up a double. then finished things off. 11-7 giants. game one, best of 7. goes to the fellows from san francisco. rangers, they were favors coming in by the giants beat texas' best. up to jacqueline to find up if there will be a game two tomorrow. vern on the scene. >> reporter: i saw the giants general manager, he said the ultimate understatement, i didn't see this coming. nobody saw this coming. 18 runs in a game. 11 by the giants. are you kidding me? the giants, they will take it.
>> good job by the offense. pitching has kept us in there. [ indiscernible ] >> keep saying it. all i can say. we like that kind of stuff. we had the same thing with the phillys. we gate beet the best team in baseball. we like being the underdog. we will accept that role and fly under the radar and play the way we know how to play. >> i like being up in a big situation on the line. you are not always going to come threw but when you do it feels good. >> reporter: all right. that 6 run inning the giants had, the most they had had in a world series game since 1937 against the yankees. they were in new york at the time. all the other side of the field, the texas rangers club
house, nice warm home coming, but at the finish, not exactly what he was looking for. >> things didn't go it the way we wanted to but the reception they did was an amazing feeling. emotional, touching. appreciate it for the rest of my life. >> the boys in the other dugout, did you say, what the heck? >> no. not the way we were pitching, leaving the balls. you know, if we were hitting the spots and we were trying -- making good pitches, i would raise my eyebrows. they didn't make any mistake. they took advantage of every mistake we made. that's what you got to do and that's why they won. >> reporter: texas rangers 4 errors in the game.
two by guerrero. they have to clean that up against the giants tomorrow. three more wins are going to do it. i know everybody is excited about the outcome. the giants clubbed anaheim 16-4 to take a 3-2 lead in 2002. can't get too over confident. >> here we go. great one for the warriors. vern telling tails. i enjoyed them. here is keith smart. ellis got off. weird deal with houston. ming doesn't play back to back. he doesn't play tonight. ellis had 46. warriors 132-128. one play of the sharks. tod and joe, the sharks beat
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